Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.

19th Century Monographs on the History of Western New York


Niagara University

A collection of monographs which detail the history of the Western New York region.

Buffalo Olmsted Parks Postcards & Stereo Views


Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy

Postcards and stereographs of many Buffalo Olmsted Parks from the late 1800s to early 1900s.

Saranac Inn Photograph Collection


Adirondack Experience

The Saranac Inn was a popular Adirondack resort on Upper Saranac Lake during the late 19th through mid-20th century. This collection features photographs of the Inn, its buildings, rooms, and grounds.

Seneca Ray Stoddard Adirondack Stereoviews


Adirondack Experience

Seneca Ray Stoddard produced many images of the Adirondack area which encouraged tourism and the creation of the Adirondack State Park.

State Reservation at Niagara


Nioga Library System - Niagara Falls Public Library

The State Reservation at Niagara is the oldest state park in the United States, officially established in 1885. The collection includes photographs, advertisements, blueprints, maps, letters, and other documents relating to the development and use of the Park.

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